Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption /

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--Lt. Louis Zamperini. Captured by the Japanese and driven to the limits of enduran...

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Main Author: Hillenbrand, Laura.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Random House, c2010.
Edition:1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Map
  • Preface
  • Part I.
  • 1. The One-Boy Insurgency
  • 2. Run Like Mad
  • 3. The Torrance Tornado
  • 4. Plundering Germany
  • 5. Into War
  • Part II.
  • 6. The Flying Coffin
  • 7. ôThis Is It, Boysö
  • 8. ôOnly the Laundry Knew How Scared I Wasö
  • 9. Five Hundred and Ninety-four Holes
  • 10. The Stinking Six
  • 11. ôNobody's Going to Live Through Thisö
  • Part III.
  • 12. Downed
  • 13. Missing at Sea
  • 14. Thirst
  • 15. Sharks and Bullets
  • 16. Singing in the Clouds
  • 17. Typhoon
  • Part IV.
  • 18. A Dead Body Breathing
  • 19. Two Hundred Silent Men
  • 20. Farting for Hirohito
  • 21. Belief
  • 22. Plots Afoot
  • 23. Monster
  • 24. Hunted
  • 25. B-29
  • 26. Madness
  • 27. Falling Down
  • 28. Enslaved
  • 29. Two Hundred and Twenty Punches
  • 30. The Boiling City
  • 31. The Naked Stampede
  • 32. Cascades of Pink Peaches
  • 33. Mother's Day
  • Part V.
  • 34. The Shimmering Girl
  • 35. Coming Undone
  • 36. The Body on the Mountain
  • 37. Twisted Ropes
  • 38. A Beckoning Whistle
  • 39. Daybreak
  • Epilogue
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index

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